Parent Infant Program – The River School

For parents and their young children (birth – three) with hearing loss


Audiology Corner

Audiology 101: Interpreting Your Child’s Audiogram

Understanding your child’s audiogram can be an overwhelming task, and sometimes after you’ve made it home you realize that there were more questions you wish you had asked your child’s audiologist. Thank you to Dr. Sydney Bednarz for joining Parent... Continue Reading →


Audiology Corner: Device Troubleshooting Tips

Technology issues are a part of life...but tech issues with your child's cochlear implants or hearing aids can be especially frustrating. Here are some quick tips to help you get everything back in working order!  For All Devices:  Check the... Continue Reading →

Audiology Corner: Stuffed Animals with Listening Devices

A great addition to your pretend play at home is a stuffed animal or doll with it's own pretend hearing aid, cochlear implant or BAHA. Make your own, or check out these options:  

Audiology Corner: Device Retention for Active Children

Children should be able to move around freely without you having to worry about their devices falling off, right? Check out these items below to see if any might be a good fit for your child: Shirt Clips with Cords:... Continue Reading →

Audiology Corner: What about Hats?

Ever wonder about how to make winter hats work with your child's cochlear implant or hearing aids? Here are some tips! Buy winter hats one or two sizes larger so the cochlear implant or hearing aid can fit underneath Earmuffs... Continue Reading →

Audiology Corner: Vacation Packing List

Heading out of town? Here are some things you might want to bring along with you on your trip and some tips about airline travel. Dry aid container Listening kit Cleaning tools (pick, brushes) Back up CI processor and parts... Continue Reading →

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